Raise a glass of something special this year with one of the fine vintage ports or rare whiskies coming up in Tennants Auctioneers’ Fine Wine and Whisky Sale on 17th December.
Timed perfectly for stocking up for Christmas, the sale offers a fantastic selection of single malt whiskies for collecting and drinking, fine wine from leading Chateaux and port from desirable vintages.
The highlight of the sale, however, is a Hogshead cask of 1995 Tobermory Single Malt Whisky, to be offered for the first time at auction. Held in bond at Deanston Distillery, near Stirling, the barrel contains 137 litres of whisky and is on offer with an estimate of £15,000-20,000 plus buyer’s premium.
Further highlights from the whisky section of the sale include a bottle of ‘The Edwardian’, a private bottling of Macallan 31-Year-Old Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky (estimate: £1,000-1,500), a 1980s bottling of Longrow 14-Year-Old Campbeltown Single Malt Whisky (estimate: £1,000-1,500), and a bottle of Benriach 1966 35-year-old Single Highland Malt Scotch Whisky (estimate: £800-1,000).
Amongst a good selection of Fine Wine and Port in the sale are twelve bottles of Taylor’s 1963 Vintage Port (estimate: £1,200-1,500), three bottles of Château Lafite Rothschild 1989 Pauillac (estimate: £1,000-1,500) and three bottles of Château Mouton Rothschild 1989 Pauillac (estimate: £800-1,000). The sale will also feature a Private Collection of wine from a local vendor, offering 30 lots with examples from some of the best vineyards in Bordeaux.